President's Council

President Laura Skandera Trombley cordially invites you
to attend the annual benefit event sponsored by the
Pitzer College President's Council

A Private Reception with Noted Commentator
David Brooks P'16
New York Times Op-Ed Columnist

Topic: The Importance of a Liberal Arts Education Experience

Hosted by Trustee John Landgraf '84
President and General Manager, FX Networks

Saturday, April 27, 2013
2 p.m.—Guided Walking Tour
3 p.m.—Reception
4 p.m.—Program

20th Century Fox
William Fox Theater
10201 West Pico Boulevard, Los Angeles
Enter through the Main Gatehouse

The cost to attend is $1,000 per person.

Join us
Call 909.621.8834 or

Seating in the William Fox Theater is limited.
Reservations are available on a first-come basis and payable in advance by credit card.
Your gift will be tax deductible with the exception of $50 per person.

The President's Council is a group of philanthropic leaders who come together annually to raise scholarship funds for Pitzer College. In honor of David Brooks, this year's event will provide financial aid for students planning a career in media or journalism.

2013 Executive Committee

  • John Landgraf '84, President
  • Gary Briskman P'05
  • Linda Briskman P'05
  • Bruce Corwin
  • Deborah Bach Kallick '78
  • Katherine Keck
  • Victoria Mudd P'12
  • Joyce Ostin P'13
  • Michael Ostin P'13
  • Bruce Raben P'12
  • Fred Roberts
  • Bruce Ross '72
  • Randy Ross '76
  • William Sheinberg '83, P'12
  • Lisa Specht

Past President's Council Speakers

2012 Punch Brothers Concert
hosted by Randy White P'14, 2011 President's Council Chair

2011 Musician and KISS Cofounder Gene Simmons P'11
hosted by Michael Ostin P'13, 2010 President's Council Chair

2010 Architect Brenda Levin
hosted by Fredric Roberts, F.M. Roberts& Company

2009 Actor, Environmentalist and Pitzer Trustee Robert Redford
hosted by Ronald Burkle P'98, P'15, Yucaipa Companies

2008 Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) CEO Michael Govan
hosted by Eli Broad P'78, The Broad Foundations

2007 Associated Press CEO Thomas Curley P'00
hosted by Robert Bookman P'07, Paradigm Agency

2006 Former Secretary of the Navy John Lehman P'06
hosted by Laura Skandera Trombley, Pitzer College